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Theatro del mundo, y del tiempo : en el qual no solo se descriuen sus partes, y se da regla en el medirlas, mas con ingeniosas y acomodadas demostraciones y figuras, se representan ante los lectores ... : cõ index

Published 1614

Latin ed. appeared Venice, 1588 (G.B. Somasco). First Spanish ed. appeared Granada, 1606 (En casa del autor, por Sebastian Muñoz). The 2nd ed. of 1611 was reprinted in 1612, 1614 and 1616, and a 3rd ed. appeared in 1617. See Palau y Dulcet

Iulio Castellon's dedication to Geronimo Ruiz de Corella on leaf [3]r is dated 20 Jan. 1614, suggesting 1614 as the earliest possible publication date for the Getty copy, rather than 1611 which appears on the photocopied title leaf

T.p. vignette (IHS). Numerous woodcut diagrams, some full page, some with volvelles. Head-pieces of printer's ornaments. Decorated initials

"Catalogo de las cividades y lvgares de la Evropa, y parte dela Citia y Tartaria septentrional, con su latitud y longitud"--Leaf 117v-178r

Palau y Dulcet

The title leaf of Getty copy has three ownership inscriptions in MS, apparently present on the leaf before the t.p. was photocopied onto it. That at head of title is largely trimmed away; that to right of the device reads: José del Villar, año de 1671; that on the verso reads: Soy de Don Jose de ?Praluze? y Almagan... Leaves 26-31 are also photocopies. Leaf 97 is wanting. The volvelles on leaves 54, 102, 117, 201 are wanting, and others have been supplied in pen & ink facsim

Binding: old (but not original) limp vellum. Title written at head of spine. Remains of 2 pairs of ties at foredge

Publisher Impresso en Granada : Por Sebastian Muñoz, a costa de Iulio Castellon
Pages 766
Language Spanish
Call number 320743
Digitizing sponsor Getty Research Institute
Book contributor Getty Research Institute
Collection getty; americana
Notes Extremely narrow margins. Gutter included to avoid cropping text. Some text is impossible to capture. Foxing. Mild cropping of text has been approved by the library partner. Some irregular pagination. Missing and misprinted page numbers.

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